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Capistran Family History

Capistran Name Meaning
Spanish (Capistrán): habitational name from Capistrán, named for the Franciscan preacher St. John of Capistrano (1386–1456), who was from Capistrano in Calabria, Italy.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

12,085 Historical Documents with Capistran on Ancestry.com
6,245 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
300 Military Records
331 Immigration Records
1,968 Census and Voter Lists
3,241 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Capistran Families

  • Number of Capistran families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Capistran census records

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Capistran Family Origin

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Capistran Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Capistran

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Capistran Family Occupations

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Military Service by Capistran

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